updated Fri. August 26, 2022
August 10, 2017
Under the leadership of former minister Bayan Jabr Solagh, the Badr-controlled interior ministry undertook a campaign of wholesale sectarian murder and slaughter of Sunni "undesirables", with the Pentagon's knowledge. Sadr as a "nationalist", not a sectarian. But it was not only Badr that was courted byÃâÃÂ ...
April 27, 2016
As Iraq marks 13 years since the US invasion and occupation, the costs of the war continue to accrue, generation after generation. While Iraqis continue to live with the legacies of the war, this is not the Iraq that so many of its people once knew. Here, Iraqis reflect on the indelible marks this conflict has leftÃâÃÂ ...
The Japan Times
January 27, 2015
BAGHDAD – Six airlines, from the United Arab Emirates, Turkey and Lebanon, suspended flights to Baghdad on Tuesday after bullets hit an airplane operated by budget carrier Dubai Aviation Corp., known as flydubai, as it was landing at Baghdad airport. Iraqi Transport Minister Bayan Jaboor said theÃâÃÂ ...
March 22, 2006
But almost as disturbing is the growing evidence that the massacres and others like it are being tolerated and even abetted by Iraq's Shi'ite-dominated police forces, overseen by Iraq's Interior Minister, Bayan Jabr. On his watch, sectarian militias have swelled the ranks of the police units and, Sunnis charge,ÃâÃÂ ...
November 18, 2005
When the current transitional government was formed in April, the interior ministry was given to Bayan Jabr al-Zubeidi, a commander of the Badr Brigade. The brigade is the military wing of the Supreme Council for the Islamic Revolution in Iraq, one of the biggest religious factions in the Shia coalition thatÃâÃÂ ...
October 3, 2005
BAGHDAD, Iraq (CNN) -- Four gunman kidnapped a man on Saturday who is believed to be a brother of Iraqi Interior Minister Bayan Jabr, officials said. Abdul Jabbar Solagh Jabr was driving in Habibiya, a neighborhood in eastern Baghdad when kidnappers pulled him from his blue Opel, put him inÃâÃÂ ...